Notifications of Intent

The Professional Educator Standards Board holds the authority to approve new educator preparation programs offered by colleges, universities, and other providers. Approvals are given for residency certificate programs for teachers, administrators, and educational staff associates (ESAs); and professional certificate programs for administrators and ESAs; initial superintendent programs, and teaching endorsement programs.

The first step in the program approval process is New Educator Preparation Program Planning Notification of Intent Form 1. The following programs have submitted Form 1 to the PESB for consideration.

Central Washington University CTE Director
Moody Bible Institute Residency Certificate Teacher Preparation Program
University of Washington-Seattle Professional Certificate Principal and Program Administrator Preparation Program
Portland State University Residency Certificate Teacher Preparation Program
Lake Washington Institute of Technology Residency Certificate Teacher Preparation Program
Bellevue College Residency Certificate Teacher Preparation Program
Educational Service District 112 Residency Certificate Teacher Preparation Program
Wenatchee Valley College Residency Certificate Teacher Preparation Program

Approved programs that wish to offer a new or specialty endorsement must submit New or Specialty Endorsement Pre-Proposal Form 1. The following programs have submitted Form 1 to the PESB for consideration.

Central Washington University Elementary Science Specialty Endorsement


The PESB invites you to comment on the above notifications at: pesb@k12.wa.us.